Ben Affleck’s ‘Batman v Superman’ Stunt Double Opens Up About Bruce Wayne Killing

Ben Affleck's Batman stunt double chimes in on the ongoing debate of the Dark Knight's "one rule."

Ben Affleck’s stunt double in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice recently shared his thoughts on Bruce Wayne killing in the film.

The older Bruce Wayne we are introduced to in Zack Snyder’s 2016 film and portrayed by Ben Affleck is one that is willing to stop at nothing to destroy Superman at all costs. While Batman eventually teams-up with Superman, he still takes a few lives in the warehouse sequence and throughout the film. This has stirred a lot of debate in fandom since many are strongly against the idea of the Dark Knight killing people.

Zack Snyder has defended the idea of Ben Affleck’s Bruce Wayne killing in Batman v Superman by telling people to “wake the f***k up.” Recently, Affleck’s stunt double in the film, Richard Cetrone, talked about the idea of Bruce Wayne killing by saying the following during ScreenRant’s recent Batman v Superman rewatch podcast:

“Batman deeply cares about his people. Every life is important to him.”

Cetrone went on to say that Bruce Wayne is still willing to cross that line in his war with Superman in the film.

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Here is the official synopsis for Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice:

Fearing the actions of a god-like Super Hero left unchecked, Gotham City’s own formidable, forceful vigilante takes on Metropolis’s most revered, modern-day savior, while the world wrestles with what sort of hero it really needs. And with Batman and Superman at war with one another, a new threat quickly arises, putting mankind in greater danger than it’s ever known before.

Directed Zack Snyder, Batman v Superman stars Henry Cavill, Ben Affleck, Gal Gadot, Amy Adams, Laurence Fishburne, Diane Lane, Jesse Eisenberg, Jeremy Irons, and Holly Hunter.

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice is now available on 4K UHD, Blu-Ray, DVD, and Digital HD. Stay tuned for all the latest news on the DC Extended Universe and be sure to subscribe to Heroic Hollywood’s YouTube channel for more video content!

Source: ScreenRant

Ryden Scarnato

Ryden Scarnato

Ryden's affection for all things DC, Marvel, and Star Wars has led him to entertainment journalism at Heroic Hollywood as a News Editor.